I said Hello and I replied Hello

by davebarclay1954

The width of a circle gave me tonight’s title, from David Bowie’s third album (his second rock album). The album was the Man Who Sold the World. The first copy I bought was the US import with this cover:


After wearing out this copy, I acquired a copy with the original uk artwork


Before I bought the most recognisable RCAVictor cover on cassette. Now it’s been remastered by EMI and is available in the cover with that “man-dress” featured.


Same album, three different covers and I think I prefer the current cover, however the album is still one I listen to. Not as often as I did but its still one of my top 100 album covers of all time, the top changes, but at the moment it’s being occupied by another glam artist, Roxy Music’s first album cover: